If I Were a Democrat

Written by Gary North on June 4, 2016

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It is not easy for me to get inside the mind of a Democrat, but I will try. First, I would be ready to stick it hard to the big New York banks for what they did leading up to 2008-10. Everyone is ready to do this. Why should Democrats not be on this bandwagon? […]

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Wise Words from Charlie Daniels

Posted on June 4, 2016

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Recently, I have been thinking about how much life has changed in the last three quarters of a century and how much of that change is influenced by the bureaucracies and federal agencies that hold sway over almost every facet of life in America today. I have come to the conclusion that we live in […]

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Free Money from the Robots!

Written by Gary North on June 4, 2016

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Here is a headline: This AI expert says that a robot economy will force us to give people unconditional free money. The article is in Business Insider. In the future, giving people unconditional free money might be the fairest way to deal with a robot-powered economy. At least, that’s what data scientist and artificial intelligence […]

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Conservatism’s Shaky Foundations

Written by Gary North on June 4, 2016

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Years ago, conservative scholar Richard Weaver was induced to publish a book under the title, Ideas Have Consequences. It became his most famous book, and his most oft-quoted phrase. The conservative movement has always been intellectual in its orientation, beginning with the seminal work, Edmund Burke’s Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790). Conservatism’s influence […]

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Minority Report’s Mall Scene . . . It’s Almost Here

Written by Gary North on June 4, 2016

You recall this: It’s coming to a mall near you. The technology is here. Nearly 250 million video surveillance cameras have been installed throughout the world, and chances are you’ve been seen by several of them today. Most people barely notice their presence anymore — on the streets, inside stores, and even within our homes. […]

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Ron Paul’s Online Summer School — Cheap!

Written by Gary North on May 28, 2016

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Summer is a good time for high school students to study for CLEP exams and also enroll in Ron Paul’s summer school program. After an academic year of political correctness, your teenager deserves a break. Here is the break: http://www.ronpaulcurriculum.com/public/7472.cfmMy recommendation: take my business course. But I’m biased. Note: if you enroll your child in […]

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A Fanatic With No Skin in the Game

Written by Gary North on May 28, 2016

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On May 19, I posted an article that I wrote in 1980. It was on how to defend private education against the state. You can read it here: http://www.garynorth.com/public/15206.cfmLew Rockwell ran it on May 23. Early in the morning on May 23, I received a letter from a stranger. Its tone was typical of a […]

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The Calling

Written by Gary North on May 28, 2016

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“The Protestant ethic.” We hear that phrase all the time. Usually, people speak of the Protestant ethic as something that belonged to the American (or British, or Dutch) people generations ago, but which is dead today. In fact, the only place it still seems to flourish is in Japan, except that the Japanese are not […]

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Training to Lose

Written by Gary North on May 28, 2016

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The Communists were successful until they lost hope in the future. By the mid-1980’s, they lost hope. In December 1991, the USSR went out of business. Before that, they looked like winners, as I explained in late 1980. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *Paul […]

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